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  1. Cars & motoring
    Can anyone recommend a good garage in Nottingham for Renault Megane 59reg 1.6dci (or 1.5dci, i dont remember, sorry!)? My car has run almost 88k miles and is now feeling like a tired old rickety bag of metal. Comfort is almost completely lacking whilst going over potholes or even a speed breaker...
  2. For sale
    On behalf of my brother. Selling as spares or repairs. Needs coil pack. Anti roll bar. Drive shaft issue. Had it for around 2 half years. Ideal for a breakers Sold as seen. No stupid offers 300ovno it's worth that and more in parts. Based in Birmingham b26 Sheldon. Sent from my SM-G935F...
  3. General Chat
    Hey guys, I hope this post is in the right place, and apologies if it isn't. Just looking for your opinions. Recently, I've had to have an MOT done, a ball joint replaced, two front springs replaced and two front suspension forks replaced. I've been charged £310 all in. I just wanted to...
  4. Brakes/Hubs
    Hi all I have a Renault Laguna II 55 reg I have have warning lights on the dashboard tell my i have a handbrake fault. I have priced a new electronic hand brake unit and it was £450+VAT just to buy from Renault. I got the chance of a second hand one but on reading some posts in this Forum and...
  5. Engines
    Good morning to you all.This is my first post on here since joining your community so bear with me if I am not posting this question on the relevant page.my question to you all is I have a Renault espace 2.2 cdi 2005 which I purchased in France so is obviously a left hand drive.has anyone...
  6. Cars & motoring
    Anybody else having problems with repairing Renaults? We have a window regulator that has gone and was reported to our local Renault garage 4 months ago and still no news on when the part will be available. The fantastic customer service we have received is just incredible. The main Renault...
  7. Heating & cooling
    Late (07)Laguna II with the 150bhp engine. Just had it serviced, couple of tyres, etc. First warm day of the year and turned the Aircon on, as opening windows is very unpleasant in this shape of car. Nothing at all, taken it to the garage, and there is a hole in the Condenser. Last year...
  8. General Chat
    i know we have one for general garage / spanner repairs, but does this also cover bodywork? I've just had some work done on my wifes car - rust removal, paint that has flaked off from a bumper, and a couple of dents. the work was excellent (as good as factory finish IMO), and the price i was...
  9. Transmissions
    My car was in recently for a 2 year check. Front strut gaiter has "separated". It isnt covered under guarantee, cos I changed the springs,est repair over £100 To protect the shock absorber piston ill be trying a variaton of this self repair,even tho there is no grease involved.. I posted it...
  10. For sale
    for sale i have renault clio 1999 T reg 3 door, starts and drives but will need work if you want to put it back on road, no mot no tax, can be used for parts, 200 pounds no offers, location bedford, PM if interested, will break if enough interest, cheers
  11. For sale
    53 plate 1.6 VVTi Privilege less than 90k miles Recently fully serviced, new alternator, new rear discs, pads and bearings. Full beige leather interior, 6 CD Blaupunkt changer, panoramic sun roof, 16" alloy wheels, full spec. Metallic blue paintwork During recent service, 3rd spark plug...
  12. Electronics
    Hi Ive got the electric handbrake error message on my dashboard but handbrake does not work at all.Ive removed the epb box from underneath the car and taken it apart and cleaned and lubricated all the moving parts,but still the when the handbrake is operated there is no effort or noise coming...
  13. Welcome to RenaultForums
    I've had a megane for a few years and it's starting to go wrong. I'm here to get advise on fixes so it will last longer! I hate garages because they charge too much so I want to be able to fix stuff myself. It's about time as I'm 43! :o
  14. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2013/6/14650.htmlThe start of Saturday morning's final practice session for this weekend's Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada 2013 has been delayed due to the need for repairs. The safety barriers at Turn 11, which are believed to have been damaged in an...
  15. For sale
    Spares or Repairs W Reg 2000 Renault Espace Alize JE0N 2.0 16v F4R 700 engine. JC5 Gearbox. MOT 'til March 2014 No tax Needs attention to engine - oil leak from dephaser pulley or oil seal. Was running, no broken belts. Gearbox is out and needs replacing or overhaul - usual differential...
  16. Interiors
    Here is a good video fro reassembling a regulator once you have bought the repair kit on eBay or elsewhere. http://vimeo.com/54920762
  17. For sale
    Hi i have a clio for sale for spares and repairs, the reason for selling is the alternator belt snapped wrapped around the crank and put the timing out ive tied to fix it and when i was doing it i had some one helping me and they used a bit of wood to put into the top of piston to find the high...
  18. Transmissions
    how to strip and rebuild jb3 manuel gearbox
  19. For sale
    I will take offers on the car as a complete unit. i do not want to break it as I don't have the time. Up until 2 days ago this was in daily use and has been a fantastic solid running car. I have only owned it for about 6 weeks. I have the Full V5 in my name. 3 nights ago some delightful...
  20. Insurance
    Hi all, I have been in an accident and my car is going to need repairs. I would prefer to get them done at the main dealer - the car is only just over a year old - but the insurance company wants me to use an independent garage, part of their network. They've said I can use Renault if I want...
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